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Aruba Networks Acquisition Is a Bold Move to Strengthen HP's Access Layer

Published: 05 March 2015

ID: G00276257

Analyst(s): Tim Zimmerman , Neil MacDonald , Bill Menezes , Andrew Lerner , Mark Fabbi

Summary

HP’s investment in Aruba will help create a robust wired and wireless access-layer connectivity solution. The combination of the No. 2 campus-switching vendor with the No. 2 WLAN vendor creates a global rival to Cisco Systems.

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